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Frigate Pelican, from the book Birds of America

1835 Robert Havell, Jr. Born: Reading, England 1793 Died: Tarrytown, New York 1878 Copy after John James Audubon Born: Les Cayes, Haiti 1785 Died: New York, New York 1851 hand-colored engraving and aquatint on paper sheet: 38 x 25 3/8 in. (96.6 x 64.3 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase through the Robert Tyler Davis Memorial Fund 1980.91 Not currently on view


Keywords

Animal - bird - pelican

graphic arts - print

paper

aquatint

engraving - hand-colored

About Robert Havell, Jr.

Born: Reading, England 1793 Died: Tarrytown, New York 1878

About Copy after John James Audubon

Born: Les Cayes, Haiti 1785 Died: New York, New York 1851

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